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Feel good movie on the cards

Feel good movie on the cards

Campbelltown’s more senior film buffs can enjoy a free Valentine’s Day screening of popular Australian movie The Sapphires during this year’s Seniors Festival. The award-winning 2012 film, set in the 1960s, about an Aboriginal all-girl group is being shown for free at the Campbelltown Arts Centre during the two week program. This year’s Senior’s Festival focuses on people over 60, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders over 50 and people with a lifelong disability over 50, with the theme:  Love Your Life. “There’s a lot to love in Campbelltown and a great heart-warming film like The Sapphires is just right for… Read more »

Tchaikovsky opera on the big screen at Event Cinemas

Tchaikovsky opera on the big screen at Event Cinemas

A little bit of culture is headed Macarthur region’s way next month. Legendary composer Tchaikovsky’s final full length opera The Queen of Spades will hit the big screen at Event Cinemas Campbelltown on February 16, 17 and 20. It is part of the Royal Opera House 2018/19 Live Cinema Season when The Queen of Spades will be screened at 19 Event Cinemas and 7 Village Cinemas locations across the country, including Event Cinemas here in Campbelltown at Macarthur Square. Based on a short story by poet Alexander Pushkin, the Queen of Spades follows Gherman, a soldier torn between love and a destructive fixation… Read more »

The Hub’s got the food and the ambience for great night out with friends

When a group of friends decided to have their annual dinner on December 30 they chose Wests Leagues Club Campbelltown. Why? Because word had got around that The Hub, the club’s new food area was worth a visit. The Hub opened just before Christmas with a New York Deli and Coffee Shop operating during lunch hours and Italian at Night and Asian Fusion also available for dinner. A Sushi Bar and Tempura outlet will soon complete The Hub, but our party of seven enjoyed the ambience and food and service from the friendly people at Asian Fusion. We have a… Read more »

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Feel good movie on the cards

Campbelltown’s more senior film buffs can enjoy a free Valentine’s Day screening of popular Australian movie The Sapphires during this year’s Seniors Festival. The award-winning 2012 film, set in the 1960s, about an Aboriginal all-girl group is being shown for free at the Campbelltown Arts Centre during the two weekRead more »

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Tchaikovsky opera on the big screen at Event Cinemas

A little bit of culture is headed Macarthur region’s way next month. Legendary composer Tchaikovsky’s final full length opera The Queen of Spades will hit the big screen at Event Cinemas Campbelltown on February 16, 17 and 20. It is part of the Royal Opera House 2018/19 Live Cinema Season when TheRead more »

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New Year joy: free fun activities for kids in our libraries

Design your own 3D glow in the dark object, get up close with backyard bugs and make silly sock puppets or cardboard creatures at Campbelltown’s four libraries during the upcoming school holidays. The free action packed program starts from this Wednesday, January 2, and offers a diverse range of activitiesRead more »

Luke Risby, Head Chef of Country Club Gledswood Hills with Wests Group Macarthur CEO Tony Mathew during delivery of the giant wood fired pizza oven.

Country Club Gledswood Hills: top class destination

New top of the range facilities are transforming Country Club Gledswood Hills into the social and interactive destination of Macarthur. The work includes a sophisticated courtyard with great views, communal dining area with private booths, a Game-Play Hill for kids of all ages and the addition of a wood fireRead more »

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Christmas Tree Show perfect for the whole family

Looking for a Christmas show to get the family into the festive spirit? Come and join the fun this Christmas season at Wests Leagues Leumeah with the Kids in the Biz Christmas Tree Show. The show will feature Santa’s Elves, Christmas Angels, Frosty the Snowman, a Magical Christmas Tree andRead more »

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Twilight parade pick of festival highlights

The 63rd Festival of Fisher’s Ghost has come and gone for another year after entertaining thousands of residents from across Sydney and the Macarthur area. The festival is one of the longest running community events in Australia. The highlights this year included the vibrant Fisher’s Ghost Twilight Street Parade, whichRead more »

Brian Fuata’s 2018 Fisher’s Ghost open award winning work Care Disfigurements (Soft Hands).

Fisher’s open prize goes to ‘ghost’ artist

Brian Fuata’s 2018 Fisher’s Ghost Art Award winning work Care Disfigurements (Soft Hands) features a “blank sheet’’ upon which the body becomes a text. This has been a recurring motif across his varying practices, transforming in different contexts from emails, to paper, Word.Doc, google.doc, to film, to a white bedRead more »

Vault Hill, located almost in the heart of Picton.

Escape the madding crowd – head to Vault Hill, Picton

Picton is barely half an hour’s drive away from Campbelltown, but it offers a lifestyle that could be 1,000 kilometres away. While the major urban centres of the Macarthur region, Campbelltown and Camden, are groaning from the pressures of massive population growth, Picton remains a laidback country town. There’s noneRead more »

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